Posts Tagged ‘publicis groupe’

Published 25th Mar 2017, 10:10

Matomy loses $11.7m in search for new media channels

Matomy Media Group, the Israeli digital advertising sales business that is listed on the London Stock Exchange, lost $11.7 million in 2016 as it spent substantial funds on adapting its business offer... Read more
Published 17th Feb 2017, 15:34

Alleged warranty breaches at heart of Kitcatt legal action

The interpretation of a warranty included in the agreement for the sale of the marketing agency Kitcatt Nohr Alexander Shaw to the Publicis Groupe subsidiary MMS UK Holdings in 2011 lies at the heart... Read more
Published 14th Feb 2017, 16:55

Dentsu enhances governance as profits stagnate

Dentsu, the Japan based global marketing group that has recently been beset with issues over domestic working conditions and over-billing of digital clients, reported an almost unchanged post-tax... Read more
Published 11th Feb 2017, 20:55

Digital payback time at Publicis

The scale of Publicis Groupe’s €1.4 million impairment charge, announced last month and attributed principally to the impact of the Sapient-Razorfish merger on the book value of goodwill and... Read more
Published 10th Feb 2017, 15:56

Interpublic’s profit up 34%: revenue growth rate beats Omnicom and Publicis

The Interpublic Group of Companies increased the post-tax profit earned for its shareholders by almost 34% in 2016 as it froze its non-staff operating costs and benefitted from a relatively small... Read more
Published 9th Feb 2017, 08:56

Publicis hit by €1.4 billion Sapient-Razorfish impairment

The prospect of Maurice Lévy retiring from Publicis in triumph has been tarnished by the news that the merger of Razorfish with the Sapient technology consultancy, acquired for $3.7 billion in 2015,... Read more
Published 26th Jan 2017, 22:14

Sadoun to succeed Lévy who will chair supervisory board

With 10 years’ service including chief executive officer at Publicis Conseil, Publicis France and Publicis Worldwide, it will not come as much of surprise to learn that 45-year-old Frenchman Arthur... Read more
Published 19th Jan 2017, 15:30

Matomy appoints new chairman despite independence issue

Matomy Media Group, the loss-making Israeli digital advertising sales business in which Publicis Groupe has a 20 % shareholding, has appointed its deputy chairman Harel Beit-On to succeed Rupert... Read more
Published 12th Jan 2017, 15:47

Leo Burnett acquires a CEO and two related companies

Leo Burnett, the US based advertising agency network owned by Publicis Groupe, has hired a new chief executive officer for its North American operations who was previously a partner in the start-up... Read more
Published 5th Jan 2017, 00:14

Dentsu’s Daring Dash

Sixty-five year old Tadashi Ishii has proved an adventurous leader of the Japanese marketing group Dentsu since he took charge as chief executive officer in April 2011. Within months of his... Read more